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Vol. 6 No. 2 | January 24, 2013

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Creating Healthy Health Care Workplaces in British Columbia: Evidence for Action

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Raising the Bar for People Practices: Helping All Health Organizations Become "Preferred Employers"
Perhaps the most rigorous model for improving people practices in hospitals is the Magnet Recognition Program. This was created by the American Nurses Association (ANA) in the 1980s, based on research that identified the organizational characteristics of hospitals that were successful at attracting and retaining nurses (ANA 2004). In 1993, the American Nurses Credentialing Centre (ANCC), an ANA affiliate, launched the Magnet Nursing Services Recognition Program for Excellence in Nursing Services.


  • Wendy Walters to Public Relations Advisor, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS
  • Trillium Health Partners - The new name of Credit Valley Hospital & Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, ON
  • York Central Hospital is now Mackenzie Health, Richmond Hill, ON
  • Cindy Roll to Vice President, Marketing, GlaxoSmithKline Inc.
  • Samantha Hajna to the board of governors, Canadian Obesity Network
  • David Sutherland to the board of governors, Canadian Obesity Network
  • Mary-Allen Harper to the board of governors, Canadian Obesity Network
  • Dr. Jamil Ahmad to Director of Research and Education, The Plastic Surgery Clinic
  • Donald Olds to Chair of the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Michael J. Berendt to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Rod Budd to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Jacques Gagné to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • David Levine to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Dr Neil Maresky to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Dr. Bernard Prigent to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Joseph Vacca to the Board of Directors of NEOMED Institute
  • Robert Brukner to Executive Lead, Communications and Marketing, Healthtech Consultants
  • Dale Maw to Director, Healthtech Consultants
  • Debbi Ragogna to Senior Workforce Strategist, Healthtech Consultants
  • Dr. Linda Rabeneck was inducted into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences in 2012, Ottawa, ON
  • Alan P. Iskiw to Vice President, Finance and Technology, Central West Community Care Access Centre, Brampton, ON

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